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J-K: LeT terrorist nabbed in Sopore area

Updated: Nov 03, 2016 23:41 IST

Sopore (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Nov. 3 (ANI): A Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist on Thursday was arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore district.

Umar, resident of Tujjer area, was arrested after a joint operation launched by the police and 22nd regiment of Rajputhana Rifles.

Last week police arrested four persons including two active members of Tehreek-i-Jehad-i-Islami (TJI),a militant organisation based in Pakistan, who received money from Pakistan for fuelling and sustaining the present unrest in Sopore area.

Sopore Police arrested two persons, namely, Gowhar Ahmed Bhat, resident of Mir Sahib, Baramulla and Hilal Ahmed Gojri, a resident of Syed Karim, Baramulla who are active members of militant organisation.

Further details are awaited. (ANI)